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Santos Laguna will be facing visiting team CD Guadalajara at Estadio Corona in the Liga MX (Apertura) game on Monday.
To see all of our predictions, user poll & stats for Santos Laguna v CD Guadalajara, scroll down - as well as up-to-date odds.
Santos Laguna will be looking for an improved result here after a 2-0 Liga MX (Apertura) loss in their previous game against Cruz Azul.
Cruz Azul got 21 attempts on goal with 7 of them on target. Jonathan Rodríguez (44') and Alexis Gutiérrez (72') scored for Cruz Azul.
It has been seldom in recent games where Santos Laguna have shown defensive steel. In fact, Guerreros have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 6 goals on the way. Even so, time will tell if that pattern will be maintained in this next match or not.
Pre-game facts show that Santos Laguna:
- haven't lost in the league to CD Guadalajara in their last 6 games.
- are undefeated in their last 17 league matches at home. A fantastic home record.
Last time out, CD Guadalajara drew 0-0 in the Liga MX (Apertura) match with León.
In that match, CD Guadalajara managed 42% possession and 9 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. At the other end, León had 13 attempts on goal with 4 on target.
A series of accomplished displays from the CD Guadalajara defensive players has seen their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 4 from their past 6 clashes in total. Over that same period, their own forwards have managed to score 7.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that CD Guadalajara:
- have left without a victory over Santos Laguna when they've played them away from home in the last 3 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their last 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head results stretching back to 05/02/2017 tells us that these fixtures have been pretty painful for CD Guadalajara. They have not been able to get themselves any wins at all whereas Santos Laguna have been superior, getting wins in 67 per cent of those games played.
A sum of 13 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 10 of them from Guerreros and 3 created by Chivas. That is an average goals per game value of 2.17.
The last league match between these sides was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 1 on 21/07/2019 which ended up with the score at Santos Laguna 3-0 CD Guadalajara.
The match was refereed by Jorge Isaac Rojas.
Team News: Santos Laguna
Looking at personnel, there is just the lone fitness concern for the Santos Laguna manager Guillermo Almada to be concerned about thanks to an almost full-strength group of players. Brian Lozano (Tibia and Fibula Fracture) is out of contention.
Team News: CD Guadalajara
Thanks to a fully injury-free squad available to select from, CD Guadalajara manager Luis Tena does not have any fitness concerns at all before this game.
Here, we’re thinking that CD Guadalajara will have a tough ask to put one past this Santos Laguna team who we think should gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore seeing a hard-fought 1-0 victory for Santos Laguna at the conclusion of the game.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes.